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National Weather Service Lubbock TX
314 AM CDT Mon Apr 16 2018

TXZ024-162230-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
314 AM CDT Mon Apr 16 2018

Date             Mon 04/16/18            Tue 04/17/18            Wed 04/18/18
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 3hrly     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19

Max/Min                      87          57          94          47          74
Temp          44 39 54 74 85 85 68 65 61 57 70 89 93 91 74 64 54 47 56 67 73 72
Dewpt         22 22 25 26 23 20 25 31 36 36 27 16 11 10  9 10 10 11 13 15 15 14
Min/Max RH                    9          45           4          24          10
RH            41 50 32 17 10  9 19 28 38 45 20  7  5  5  8 12 17 24 18 13 11 11
Wind Dir      SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW  W NW NW  N  N  N  E SE
Wind Spd       4  4  9 13 18 17 18 20 18 14 16 20 25 26 23 18 13 11  9  8  5  3
Clouds        FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL
Clouds(%)     25 13 17 21 25 29 29 29 29 29 23 17 11  5  4  4  3  3  2  2  1  1
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
Red Flag                W  W  W                 W  W  W  W
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  5     5     5     5     5     5     5     4     4     4
Mix Hgt              4700 10200  4500   400  7700 11800  5400  1900  6800  7600
T Wind Dir              S    SW     S    SW    SW    SW     W    NW     N    NW
T Wind Spd             11    26    18    19    23    37    27    17    21     5
RFTI           0  0  0  0  4  3  1  1  0  0  0  5  7  8  6  3  0  0  0  0  0  0


Date          Thu 04/19/18  Fri 04/20/18  Sat 04/21/18  Sun 04/22/18
UTC 6hrly     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19

Min/Max          45    75      53    68      47    65      43    67
Temp          52 46 70 71   57 53 63 65   55 47 62 61   46 43 60 65
Dewpt         18 25 31 32   37 46 50 47   45 42 41 37   37 36 38 36
Max/Min RH       44    21      80    48      86    38      78    32
RH            25 44 24 23   48 76 63 51   71 85 46 42   70 78 44 34
PWind Dir         S    SE      SE    SE       S    NW       N     N
Wind Char       <15   15>     15>   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW SC SC   B1 B2 B2 B2   B1 SC SC B1   SC FW FW SC
PoP 12hr          0     5      50    70      60    10       5     5

$$

TXZ026-162230-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
314 AM CDT Mon Apr 16 2018

Date             Mon 04/16/18            Tue 04/17/18            Wed 04/18/18
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 3hrly     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19

Max/Min                      85          57          96          51          76
Temp          42 36 51 69 82 83 68 64 60 57 70 90 95 93 77 69 59 51 62 71 75 74
Dewpt         25 21 26 29 28 28 31 36 38 38 31 23 17 13 12 13 13 13 17 20 20 19
Min/Max RH                   12          49           5          21          12
RH            50 54 38 22 14 13 25 35 44 49 24  9  6  5  8 11 16 21 17 14 12 12
Wind Dir       E  E SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  W NW NW  N  N  N NW NW
Wind Spd       6  8 10 13 18 18 18 18 14 13 13 18 26 26 21 18 14 13 11 10  8  5
Clouds        CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL
Clouds(%)      0 12 14 15 17 18 21 24 26 29 24 19 14  9  7  6  4  2  2  1  1  0
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
Red Flag                W  W  W                 W  W  W  W
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  5     5     5     5     5     6     6     4     4     4
Mix Hgt              3100  6700  4000   300  7300 10800  4500   600  7100  7600
T Wind Dir             SE     S     S    SW    SW    SW    SW    NW     N     N
T Wind Spd             11    25    17    13    18    35    19    18    25     8
RFTI           0  0  0  0  2  2  1  0  0  0  0  4  8  8  5  3  0  0  0  0  0  0


Date          Thu 04/19/18  Fri 04/20/18  Sat 04/21/18  Sun 04/22/18
UTC 6hrly     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19

Min/Max          45    77      54    68      49    67      44    67
Temp          54 45 72 74   58 54 64 66   56 49 63 63   49 44 62 65
Dewpt         22 25 32 32   38 46 52 48   50 47 45 39   40 39 40 37
Max/Min RH       44    19      76    52      93    39      82    33
RH            29 44 23 21   46 74 66 53   81 93 52 42   70 82 44 35
PWind Dir         S    SE      SE    SE      SE    NE       N     N
Wind Char       <15   <15     15>   15>     15>   <15     15>   <15
Avg Clouds    CL FW FW SC   B1 B2 B2 B2   B2 B1 B1 B1   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr          0     5      30    70      70    10       5     5

$$

TXZ043-162230-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
314 AM CDT Mon Apr 16 2018

Date             Mon 04/16/18            Tue 04/17/18            Wed 04/18/18
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 3hrly     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19

Max/Min                      88          58          95          53          77
Temp          45 43 61 78 87 85 71 67 61 59 70 88 94 91 77 67 60 53 64 71 76 75
Dewpt         25 23 28 30 26 23 28 35 41 42 36 28 21 15 12 11 12 15 17 18 17 17
Min/Max RH                   10          55           6          22          10
RH            44 45 29 17 11 10 20 31 48 54 30 12  7  6  9 11 15 22 17 13 11 11
Wind Dir       S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  W  W NW  N  N  N NE  E
Wind Spd       4  4 10 16 19 18 18 17 13 13 13 18 23 21 16  9  8  9 10 10  8  4
Clouds        CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL
Clouds(%)      4 13 15 17 19 22 23 25 27 29 26 22 19 15 12  9  7  4  4  4  3  3
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
Red Flag                W  W  W                 W  W  W  W
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     5     5     5     5     5     5     5     4     4
Mix Hgt              4200  8100  3800   400  5200 11500  4900   300  6600  7400
T Wind Dir              S    SW     S    SW    SW    SW    SW    NW     N     N
T Wind Spd             13    26    17    13    19    36    14    11    20     8
RFTI           0  0  0  0  3  4  1  0  0  0  0  3  6  6  4  0  0  0  0  0  0  0


Date          Thu 04/19/18  Fri 04/20/18  Sat 04/21/18  Sun 04/22/18
UTC 6hrly     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19

Min/Max          47    79      57    74      52    72      46    70
Temp          55 48 74 76   62 57 69 72   59 52 67 69   53 46 64 67
Dewpt         25 29 32 32   43 51 55 50   51 47 41 39   38 39 39 36
Max/Min RH       48    17      79    44      85    30      76    29
RH            31 48 22 21   50 79 59 46   75 83 39 33   57 76 40 31
PWind Dir        SE    SE      SE    SE       S     W       N     N
Wind Char       <15   <15     15>   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW SC SC   B1 B2 B2 B2   B2 B1 SC SC   SC FW FW FW
PoP 12hr          0     5      40    60      60     5       5     5

$$

TXZ035-162230-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
314 AM CDT Mon Apr 16 2018

Date             Mon 04/16/18            Tue 04/17/18            Wed 04/18/18
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 3hrly     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19

Max/Min                      87          55          92          47          75
Temp          46 44 60 78 86 85 70 64 60 55 70 87 92 88 74 63 55 47 58 69 74 73
Dewpt         22 23 23 22 18 15 21 29 34 34 24 12  7  6  7  9  9 10 11 12 12 12
Min/Max RH                    7          45           4          22           8
RH            39 44 24 12  8  7 15 26 37 45 17  6  4  4  7 11 16 22 15 11  9  9
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  W NW  N  N  N NE  E  S
Wind Spd       6  8 13 18 20 19 21 21 17 13 16 21 29 31 25 18 13  9  6  5  6 10
Clouds        CL FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL
Clouds(%)      2 13 17 21 26 30 30 29 29 29 23 18 12  7  5  4  2  1  2  2  3  3
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
Obvis                                          BD BD BD
Red Flag                W  W  W                 W  W  W  W
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  5     5     5     5     5     5     5     4     4     4
Mix Hgt              4200 10000  5200   400  7200 10600  4900   500  6300  7100
T Wind Dir              S    SW     S    SW    SW    SW     W     N     N    NE
T Wind Spd             19    25    18    14    19    40    21    16    18     4
RFTI           0  0  0  2  4  5  2  2  0  0  0  6  8  8  7  3  0  0  0  0  0  0


Date          Thu 04/19/18  Fri 04/20/18  Sat 04/21/18  Sun 04/22/18
UTC 6hrly     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19

Min/Max          46    75      55    71      46    67      42    68
Temp          54 47 68 71   58 55 65 68   55 46 62 63   48 42 61 65
Dewpt         20 26 33 37   43 49 49 43   41 38 37 34   33 35 36 33
Max/Min RH       44    23      80    39      73    31      76    28
RH            26 44 27 28   57 80 56 41   59 73 39 33   57 75 39 30
PWind Dir        SE    SE      SE     S      SW    NW       N     N
Wind Char       <15   15>     15>   15>     15>   15>     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW SC B1   B2 B2 B2 B2   B1 SC SC SC   FW FW FW FW
PoP 12hr          0    10      40    50      60    10       5     5

$$

TXZ031-162230-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
314 AM CDT Mon Apr 16 2018

Date             Mon 04/16/18            Tue 04/17/18            Wed 04/18/18
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 3hrly     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19

Max/Min                      88          57          98          50          78
Temp          44 38 56 74 86 86 70 66 61 57 71 90 97 95 78 69 59 50 62 71 77 76
Dewpt         24 21 26 29 27 26 30 35 39 38 32 23 16 12 11 12 11 12 16 20 19 18
Min/Max RH                   11          49           5          21          10
RH            45 50 32 19 12 11 23 32 43 49 23  8  5  5  8 11 15 21 16 14 11 11
Wind Dir       E SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  W NW NW  N  N  N  N NW
Wind Spd       4  5  9 13 19 18 19 19 17 16 16 19 26 26 23 17 13 12 10  9  6  4
Clouds        CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL
Clouds(%)      1 13 15 17 19 21 23 25 27 29 24 20 15 10  8  7  5  3  2  2  1  1
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
Red Flag                W  W  W                 W  W  W  W
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     5     5     5     5     6     6     4     4     4
Mix Hgt              3800  7400  4300   400  7300 11400  4600   600  7300  7600
T Wind Dir             SE     S     S    SW    SW    SW    SW    NW     N     N
T Wind Spd             11    25    18    18    19    36    19    18    23     8
RFTI           0  0  0  0  3  3  1  1  0  0  0  4  8  8  6  2  1  0  0  0  0  0


Date          Thu 04/19/18  Fri 04/20/18  Sat 04/21/18  Sun 04/22/18
UTC 6hrly     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19

Min/Max          45    79      55    71      49    69      44    69
Temp          54 46 73 75   59 55 68 70   57 49 65 64   49 44 63 67
Dewpt         21 26 32 30   38 46 51 49   49 46 44 39   40 38 39 37
Max/Min RH       46    17      73    47      89    35      80    31
RH            27 46 23 19   45 72 55 49   75 88 46 39   69 78 41 34
PWind Dir         S    SE      SE    SE      SE     N       N     N
Wind Char       <15   <15     15>   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    CL FW SC SC   B1 B2 B2 B2   B2 B1 SC B1   SC SC FW SC
PoP 12hr          0     5      30    70      70    10       5     5

$$

TXZ029-162230-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
314 AM CDT Mon Apr 16 2018

Date             Mon 04/16/18            Tue 04/17/18            Wed 04/18/18
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 3hrly     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19

Max/Min                      85          51          90          43          72
Temp          43 38 56 75 84 83 66 62 55 51 68 84 90 86 69 59 51 43 54 64 71 70
Dewpt         21 22 22 21 17 14 19 27 31 31 22 11  8  7  9 12 12 11 12 13 12 12
Min/Max RH                    7          46           4          27          10
RH            42 52 26 13  8  7 16 27 39 46 17  6  5  5  9 15 21 27 19 13 10 10
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW  W NW  N  N  N NE  E  S
Wind Spd       5  4 11 16 18 16 16 16 13 11 14 20 26 27 23 17 13  9  6  5  6  8
Clouds        CL FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL
Clouds(%)      0 13 17 21 26 30 30 29 29 29 23 17 11  5  4  4  3  2  2  2  2  2
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
Obvis                                          BD BD BD
Red Flag                W  W  W                 W  W  W  W
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  5     5     5     5     5     5     5     4     4     4
Mix Hgt              5600 10200  5500   400  7300 11500  5800   800  6300  7200
T Wind Dir             SW    SW     S    SW    SW    SW     W     N     N    NW
T Wind Spd             20    26    18    17    21    40    23    20    20     5
RFTI           0  0  0  1  4  4  0  0  0  0  0  5  8  8  5  0  0  0  0  0  0  0


Date          Thu 04/19/18  Fri 04/20/18  Sat 04/21/18  Sun 04/22/18
UTC 6hrly     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19

Min/Max          43    74      52    68      44    64      40    66
Temp          50 44 68 69   54 52 63 64   52 44 60 60   45 40 60 63
Dewpt         18 25 31 35   39 46 48 43   42 38 38 33   33 35 37 34
Max/Min RH       47    22      81    42      81    34      82    31
RH            27 47 25 28   56 80 58 47   68 79 44 36   63 81 42 34
PWind Dir         S    SE      SE     S       S     N       N     N
Wind Char       <15   15>     15>   15>     <15   15>     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW SC B1   B2 B2 B2 B2   B1 SC SC SC   SC FW FW FW
PoP 12hr          0    10      40    70      60    10       5     5

$$

Below is a weather element key for this product

Day 1 through 3...
Max/Min Temp or Min/Max Temp(F).....Maximum/Minimum Air Temperature
Temp(F).............................Air Temperature
Dewpt(F)............................Dew Point Temperature
Min/Max RH or Max/Min RH(%).........Maximum/Minimum Humidity
RH(%)...............................Relative Humidity
Wind Dir(8 point compass)...........20 ft. Wind Direction
Wind Dir Deg(degrees)...............20 ft. Wind Direction in Tens of Degrees
                                    Relative to Due North.
     Example: 09 = 90 Degrees = East; 18 = 180 Degrees = South;
              27 = 270 Degrees = West; 36 = 360 Degrees = North
Wind Spd(MPH).......................20 ft. Wind Speed
Wind Gust(MPH)......................20 ft. Wind Gust
Wind Chill..........................Wind Chill Temperature
Heat Index..........................Heat Index
Clouds(CAT).........................Cloud Cover Category
     Example: CL = Clear; FW = Few; SC = Scattered;
              B1 = Mostly Cloudy; B2 = Considerable Clouds; OV = Overcast
Clouds(%)...........................Cloud Cover as a Percentage
PoP 12Hr(%).........................Probability of Measurable Precipitation
QPF 12Hr(in)........................Liquid Equivalent Precipitation Amount
Weather...
     Type...
       Rain...........Rain
       Rain SHWRS.....Rain Showers
       TSTMS..........Thunderstorms
       Drizzle........Drizzle
       Snow...........Snow
       SnowSHWRS......Snow Showers
       Sleet..........Sleet
       Flurries.......Flurries
       FRZG Rain......Freezing Rain
       FRZG DRZL......Freezing Drizzle
     Coverage...
       S..............Slight Chance
       C..............Chance
       L..............Likely
       O..............Occasional
       D..............Definite
       AR.............Areas
       PA.............Patchy
OBVIS...............................Obstruction to Visibility
     TYPE...
       F..............Fog
       PF.............Patchy Fog
       F+.............Dense Fog
       H..............Haze
       BS.............Blowing Snow
       K..............Smoke
       BD.............Blowing Dust
       AF.............Volcanic Ashfall
LAL(CAT)............................Lightning Activity Level
Mix Hgt(feet AGL)...................Mixing Height
T Wind Dir(8 point compass).........Transport Wind Direction
T Wind Spd(MPH).....................Transport Wind Speed
ADI (Index).........................Atmospheric Dispersion Index
Dispersion..........................LDSI
MAX LVORI...........................LVORI
STA PRES (Inches Mercury)...........Station Pressure
ADI (Index).........................Atmospheric Dispersion Index
Ceiling (ft)........................Ceiling
Stability (CAT).....................Pasquil Turner Stability
Watch/Warning/Advisory...
     Example: W = Warning; Y = Advisory; A = Watch
     in effect for the indicated hour

Day 4 through 7...
Max/Min Temp or Min/Max Temp(F).....Maximum/Minimum Air Temperature
Temp(F).............................Air Temperature
Dwpt................................Dew Point Temperature
RH(%)...............................Relative Humidity
Wind Spd(MPH).......................20 ft Wind Speed
     Example: <15 = Less than 15 MPH; 15> = 15 MPH or greater
Avg Clouds(CAT).....................Average Cloud Cover Category
PoP 12Hr(%).........................Probability for Accumulating Precipitation
Weather...
     See Day 1 through 3 Weather Descriptions


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